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  • The Human Rights Approach to Disability: Cases and Materials book cover

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans: Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing book cover

    Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans

    Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Hilary N. Weaver

    Indigenous Peoples around the world and our allies often reflect on the many challenges that continue to confront us, the reasons behind health, economic, and social disparities, and the best ways forward to a healthy future. This book draws on theoretical, conceptual, and evidence-based…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Decolonised, Developmental Social Work: A Model from Nepal book cover

    Decolonised, Developmental Social Work

    A Model from Nepal, 1st Edition

    By Raj Kumar Yadav

    This is the first book to cover existing debates on decolonising social work whilst equipping readers with the understanding of how to translate the idea of decolonisation of social work into practice. Using new empirical data and an extensive detail of social, cultural and political dimensions of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • Child Rights and International Discrimination Law: Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child book cover

    Child Rights and International Discrimination Law

    Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig

    Societies and states are at a crossroad in how children are treated and how their rights are respected and protected. Children´s new position and their strong rights create tensions and challenge the traditional relationships between family and the state. The United Nations Convention on the Rights…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The African Children's Charter: Ten Years On book cover

    The African Children's Charter

    Ten Years On, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Sloth-Nielsen

    The African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child is a unique regional instrument for the protection of children's rights which came into force ten years ago. It provides for the establishment of a dedicated monitoring body to oversee the implementation of its provisions in the African…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The International Development of Social Work Education: The Vietnam Experience book cover

    The International Development of Social Work Education

    The Vietnam Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edward Cohen, Alice Hines, Laurie Drabble, Hoa Nguyen, Meekyung Han, Soma Sen, Debra Faires

    A robust infrastructure for education and training is vital for the development of an emerging social work education in developing countries. This books fills a gap in the existing literature by providing analysis of international practice methods which can be used by developing countries to…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Understanding Children's Rights: A Guide to Law, Policy and Practice book cover

    Understanding Children's Rights

    A Guide to Law, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Karen Winter, Bronagh Byrne, Katrina Lloyd

    What are children’s rights and where do they come from? Why is it necessary for children and young people to have their rights defined? What difficulties do practitioners face in developing a rights based approach to their daily work with children, young people and their families? What can children…

    Paperback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Medical Law-Making and the Role of the Scientific Expert: The Case of ART in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Medical Law-Making and the Role of the Scientific Expert

    The Case of ART in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Simone Penasa

    As medical applications and scientific knowledge rapidly evolves, it is a challenge for statutory law to keep up and adapt. Law-making bodies are faced with the dilemma of whether to regulate new medical procedures. This book explores nature and function of Parliamentary regulation in the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Social Work with Adults: Theory and Practice with Wellbeing, Health and Social Care book cover

    Social Work with Adults

    Theory and Practice with Wellbeing, Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    By Helen Barnes, Rhoda Castle

    The promotion of wellbeing has come to form a core principle of contemporary health and social care policy, and is a value at the heart of social work mandates and service user standpoints. Wellbeing, defined originally by the World Health Organisation, can be broadly understood as a positive,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Restorative and Responsive Human Services book cover

    Restorative and Responsive Human Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gale Burford, Valerie Braithwaite, John Braithwaite

    While both restorative justice and responsive regulation represent vibrant traditions of scholarship and practice, they continue to travel on mainly separate tracks and tend to be understood as matters best suited to criminal justice. The hard questions remain about when, how, with whom, and in…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Parenting: Volume I: Children and Parenting, Third Edition book cover

    Handbook of Parenting

    Volume I: Children and Parenting, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein

    This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward understanding the many diverse aspects of parenting. Contributors to the Handbook look to the most recent research and thinking to shed light…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Scaling for Impact: Innovation for the Public Good book cover

    Scaling for Impact

    Innovation for the Public Good, 1st Edition

    By Robert McLean, John Gargani

    Scaling Research for Social Impact introduces a new and practical framework for scaling the positive social impact of research in the Global South. The book aims to challenge the more-is-better paradigm of scale, instead encouraging researchers to think differently and to innovate, …

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 
    Routledge

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